Mumbai: Lean and fit Anushka Sharma has been asked by Yash Raj Films to shed some extra inches and acquire a leaner and fitter body! Now we all know the ‘Band Baaja Baarat’ beauty already has a lean frame. One can’t call the pretty actress chubby by any standards. So why did Yash Raj sermon such a diktat?
The actress had a long break after her last hit BBB and according to sources close to the talented girl she had been binging a lot for the past few days. Speaking to a daily a source said, “A foodie that she is, she binged on her favourite delicacies and let herself go. YRF has instructed her to go slow. The actress began working out with her trainer and got a toned look. Since she has a high metabolism rate, losing weight quickly isn`t a problem."
Yash Raj is known for its strict weight norms. In the past, several leading ladies have been asked to shed weight for the banner. From Preity to Rani to Aishwarya to even Deepika, all have had to follow strict diet regime to fit the role.
The production house is very strict when it comes to the fitness of their heroines. While signing a film, their contract insists they be of a certain weight and have a specific Body Mass Index.
However, YRF spokesperson remained unavailable for comment.